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The Resource A scientist in wonderland : a memoir of searching for truth and finding trouble, Edzard Ernst

A scientist in wonderland : a memoir of searching for truth and finding trouble, Edzard Ernst

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A scientist in wonderland : a memoir of searching for truth and finding trouble
Title
A scientist in wonderland
Title remainder
a memoir of searching for truth and finding trouble
Statement of responsibility
Edzard Ernst
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Appointed to the world's first chair in complementary medicine, the author discovers resistance to his efforts to apply scientific scrutiny to alternative medicine methods in order to judge their efficacy
Summary
This memoir provides a unique insight into the cutthroat politics of academic life and offers a sobering reflection on the damage already done by pseudoscience in the field of medicine
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10401233
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Ernst, E.
Dewey number
610.7/2
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Ernst, E.
  • Physicians
  • Alternative medicine
  • Pseudoscience
  • Complementary Therapies
Target audience
adult
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a memoir of searching for truth and finding trouble
Label
A scientist in wonderland : a memoir of searching for truth and finding trouble, Edzard Ernst
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Publication
Copyright
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892163639
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 173 pages
Isbn
9781845407773
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)892163639
Label
A scientist in wonderland : a memoir of searching for truth and finding trouble, Edzard Ernst
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892163639
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 173 pages
Isbn
9781845407773
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)892163639

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